Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Silometopoides  Eskov, 1990   3 species

Silometopoides sphagnicola  Eskov & Marusik, 1992


Prosoma brown with brownish yellow medial spot and radial stripes. Legs yellowish-hrown. Opisthosoma dark grey, almost black. Resembles S. pampia, but lacking table shaped cephalic elevation and palpal tibial projection more swollen distally and lacking small black tooth at base.

Prosoma length: 0.7 mm, prosoma width: 0.6 mm.


Colour as in male. Resembles S. pampia, but medial plate of the epigyne less clearly bilobated longitudinally.

Prosoma length: 0.7 mm, prosoma width: 0.6 mm.

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Global distribution (WSC 2019): Russia (Europe, Siberia)

Eskov K Y, Marusik Y M (1992a) On the Siberio-Nearctic erigonine spider genus Silometopoides (Araneida: Linyphiidae). Reichenbachia 29: 97-103

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2